17. Mar, 2021

Chess960 - what do you think ?

I think in modern chess, it’s hard to find a Grandmaster with pure creativity since the role of engines is becoming dominant during their training sessions. Regular chess now is more like a battle of chess engines, and the reliance on memorisation of openings is increasing significantly nowadays. With Chess960, at least the influence of chess engines could be minimised – Chess.com blog

👍 ChessBase article - the problem with Chess960

😎 Video - I beat Magnus Carlsen in Chess960 (7:25)